Esther Shaw

Esther Shaw

Previously Deputy Money Editor at the Independent and Independent on Sunday, and Money Editor at the Sunday Express, Esther is now freelance, and writes for the Observer, Telegraph, Mirror Online, Sun on Sunday, Moneywise and Good Housekeeping.


Latest Articles from Esther

Broken heart to represent divorce
Money

How to split your finances in a divorce

A guide to the things you need to consider when dividing your assets.

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Sandy feet on a beach
Travel Experiences

Why do you have to pay single supplements?

What are single supplements? Why do travel companies charge them? Are they fair?

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Sandals next to a swimming pool to represent a resort holiday
Money

6 holiday booking scams to avoid

Don't get ripped off by fake airline tickets, timeshare schemes or travel scams.

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Pile of pound coins
Money

How to boost savings returns

Five things you can do to make your savings work harder and get better returns.

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Lifebuoy looking out to sea
Travel Experiences

Top 5 travel insurance traps

Don't get caught out by the small print in your travel insurance policy.

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Bin full of crumpled up paper
Money

5 financial products you can afford to ditch

Stop wasting money on unnecessary financial products.

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Money and a padlock to represent keeping your savings safe
Money

How safe are your savings?

How much compensation will you get if your bank goes bust?

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Calculator and financial papers
Money

Registering a business for VAT

When do you need to register a business for VAT and how do you do it?

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Man running his own painting business
Money

What insurance does my business need?

Starting a business? Make sure you are covered with our guide.

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